New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: blog · bogy · bag · beg · big · boa · bob · bod · boo · bop
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bog

1 noun wet groundportach masc1  c m ucaorán masc1  c m ucriathrach masc1  c m uthey're out on the bog tá siad amuigh ar an bportach, tá siad amuigh ar an gcaoránthe bogs of Roscommon portaigh Ros Comáinpeat bog portach móna 2 noun very informal toilet leithreas masc1  c m uan teach beag informalteach an asail informalcró na gcearc informal
phrasal verbs

bog down

1 (v + adv) with work etc TRANSITIVEtéigh in abar ishe got bogged down in paperwork chuaigh sí in abar i bpáipéarachas 2 (v + adv) in wet ground TRANSITIVEtéigh in abar itéigh do do bhá ithe tractor got bogged down in the mud chuaigh an tarracóir in abar sa lábán, chuaigh an tarracóir á bhá sa phuiteach

bog off

(v + adv) very informal INTRANSITIVEimigh leat  c m ubailigh leat  c m ubog off! gread leat!, bain as!, imigh i dtigh an diabhail!he bogged off in a huff d'imigh sé leis agus pus air

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